April 26, 2017
DAVID BRUGGE (Memphis, TN)
SARA FEURESTEIN (daughter of Rev. Donley Hesse, Mena, AR)
GLENN GOERES (Former Education Executive, Central Illinois District – LCMS)
MRS. NANCY HERD (wife of Rev. Cliff Herd, EM, Chattanooga, TN)
REV. DONLEY HESSE (Emeritus, Mena, AR)
MRS. DOROTHY KRITSCH (wife of Rev. Paul Kritsch, Sharps Chapel, TN)
RICHARD MEYER (Bella Vista, AR)
MRS. MEGAN NAVRATH (daughter of Rev. Carl and Gwen Wenck, Grace, Murfreesboro, TN)
REV. KURT REINHARDT (Stratford, ON)
REV. DAVID RUBKE (Tullahoma, TN)
REV. PHIL SCHMIDT (Memphis, TN)
MRS. CHLOE SWANSON (wife of Rev. Herb Swanson, Lamar, AR)
MRS. SUE ANN TOOPES (wife of Rev. Andy Toopes, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Bowling Green, KY)
MRS. MARGARET WENCK (mother of Rev. Carl Wenck, Grace, Murfreesboro, TN)
PAUL WILKEN (father-in-law of Rev. Russell Shewmaker, Pilgrim Lutheran, Jonesboro, AR)
Our deepest sympathies to:
The family and friends of Jana and John Greer (daughter and son in law of Rev. Carl and Gwen Wenck, Grace, Murfreesboro, TN). John’s dad, Lewis Greer, was killed in an automobile accident on April 14, 2017.
The family and friends of Rev. Herbert Klepatz (Emeritus, Chattanooga, TN), who passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2017.
The family and friends of Rev. Edward Goehner (Emeritus, Franklin, TN), who passed away on Friday, April 21, 2017.
President Matthew Harrison (LCMS) and family as they mourn the loss of his brother, Daniel Harrison, on Saturday, April 22, 2017.
Rev. Greg Rachuy (former pastor at Prince of Peace, White House, TN) and family, as they mourn the loss of their son.
CONGREGATIONS, SCHOOLS AND WORKERS TO PRAY FOR THIS WEEK
Alexander, AR – Zion Lutheran Church of Avilla
Rev. Michael Schleider – Pastor
Berryville, AR – Our Redeemer Lutheran Church
Rev. Stan Jones – Vacancy Pastor
Chattanooga, TN – Cross of Christ Lutheran Church
Rev. Barry Hildebrandt – Pastor
Christ the King Lutheran School – Memphis, TN
Mrs. Ann Laury –Principal
Rev. Lou Trebus, Emeritus, Sevierville, TN
Indiana District – LCMS
IN CALLING PROCESS – CONGREGATIONS
DECLINED: Rev. Michael Croom, Pastor at Faith Lutheran Church, Hopkinsville, KY, has declined the call to serve as Pastor at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, LaGrange, KY.
PENDING: Rev. Christopher Waldvogel, Fargo, ND, has been issued a call to serve as pastor at Faith Lutheran Church, Bentonville, AR.
IN THE CALLING PROCESS – CONGREGATIONS
Faith Lutheran Church, Bentonville, AR – Pastor
First Lutheran Church, Knoxville, TN – Pastor
Grace Lutheran Church, Knoxville, TN – Associate Pastor
Grace Celebration Lutheran Church, Cordova, TN – Pastor
Immanuel Lutheran Church, Memphis, TN – Associate Pastor
Mid-South District, Cordova, TN – Missionary-At-Large/Church Planter
Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, Searcy, AR – Pastor
Redeemer Lutheran Church, Mountain Home, AR – Associate Pastor
The Point, Knoxville, TN – Pastor
Trinity Lutheran Church, Memphis, TN – Pastor
IN THE CALLING PROCESS – COMMISSIONED MINISTERS
First Lutheran Church and School, Fort Smith, AR – Principal
First Lutheran Church and School, Knoxville, TN – Principal
Grace Lutheran Church, Little Rock, AR – Director of Parish Music
Heavenly Host Lutheran School, Cookeville, TN – Principal